The investment policy is to invest directly or indirectly in public or social infrastructure assets (usually via entities which have been granted a concession to operate and manage those assets) and related businesses located in the UK, Australia, Europe, North America and, it is anticipated, in due course, in other parts of the world where the risk profile meets the risk and return requirements of the company. The company intends to continue to acquire operational and construction phase assets and hold them for the long-term or life of the asset (or concession), unless there is a strategic rationale for earlier realisation. The company will seek to enhance the capital value and the income derived from its investments.
Management fee 1.2% p.a. of the GAt, 1.0% p.a. where GAV is between GBP 750m and GBP 1.5bn and 0.9% on such part of GA as exceeds GBP 1.5bn. Agreement has an initial 15-year period and is terminable on 5 year notice thereafter.
Distributions on the Ord are expected to be paid twice a year, normally in respect of the 6 months to 30-June and 31-December. The company may also distribute capital by way of dividend if Directors consider this to be appropriate.